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Tonic on Chirn

37 Musgrave Ave | Chirn Park, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
+61 7 5532 2201
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (58 reviews)
“pork belly” (15 reviews)
“tuna” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
37 Musgrave Ave | Chirn Park, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our fav place for tapas. It’s great prices especially on weekdays. Good variety & all very tasty. The only thing a bit underwhelming were the desserts.

Thank goldcoastfoodievc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place by accident about a month ago & was so impressed. Returned with a group and the food once again was just delicious. Pork belly, croquettes and the nutella & coconut spring rolls are my favorites. Haven't tried everything on the menu yet....More

Thank Rhi76
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I sat outside for almost 20 minutes with no service . They where half full so not that busy. Three staff that where more interested in talking to each other. As a regular and a local I won’t be back. I had to call from...More

Thank Poulaki76
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Great girls night out. Stunning bar with fun and friendly staff who looked after us. Espresso martini was perfect! Banquet table of food where we enjoyed a little bit of everything. Superb variety and flavors. Will be back.

Thank GeeGeeband
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Up there as some of the best tapas we've had - reasonable prices and generous serves. Recommend the Banquet option for groups of 4 or more. Great atmosphere and very friendly staff. Highly recommend.

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This resturant has a great atmosphere, the food is flavoursome and a great variety of tapas. It’s not cheap but well worth it, try a few at a time and then re order, sometimes a few are all you need.

Thank TeaCurtis68
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We visited Tonic on Chirn on a Saturday evening. Service was great, food great, a very Melbourne -ish atmosphere. We had booked a table for four people but when we arrived there was no record of our booking, but the situation was quickly sorted. We...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Love this place. I've been here a few times and service is always on point. The last time I came here though the service was appalling. I'll still give 5 stars because it's usually great. If staff treat me like that again I'll definitely post...More

Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Very nice quiet place, with great energy, delicious food, tasty coctails and friendly staff. highly reccomend!

Thank ArinaMJ
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Have been to tonic on multiple occasions always enjoyable. Usually quite busy on a friday night. Sometimes difficult to get a table. Definitely worth a visit

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ButterandBrioche
11 February 2017|
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Response from Debra S | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw and the size of the Bar/ Restaurant most likely wouldn't accomodate a pool table.
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Bianca R
7 February 2016|
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Response from KenRW | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I can confirm they don't have private rooms, but if you tell them you want to be separate when you book I am sure they will arrange the best they can do. It will worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Musgrave Ave | Chirn Park, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5532 2201
Description
Tonic on Chirn is a small vibrant restaurant with a funky, modern warehouse interior. Special features are an Internationally influenced ever-changing Fusion Tapas Menu and a classy seasonal Cocktail List served in a fun and friendly atmosphere!
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